Calculate the Cost of Downtime
IT projects, especially projects that doesn’t provide a direct business improvement can be challenging to get approved.
Below is a simple tangible cost calculator but the scope of the risk stretches beyond the actual cost of disruption.
COST

No. of EMPLOYEES AFFECTED

How many employees are affected by the ransomware attack?

AVG % RELIANT ON IT

To what degree are the affected employees dependent on IT in order to be productive?
%

AVG RATE PER HOUR

How much is the average employee cost per hour?


RECOVER

No. of HOURS

How many hours before the system is operational and back to normal (incl. restore)?

HOURS to RECREATE

No. of hours to recreate lost files since last back-up per employee?
TOTAL COST
TOTAL COST OF INCIDENT

A company’s reputation and bottom line become vulnerable when a malware have harmful impacts on the customer experience. This include revenue, customers, suppliers, financial markets/stock price and business partners as well as damaged reputation, compensatory payments and GDPR embarrassment/payment etc.

A Ransomware attack could lead to enormous costs, negative brand impact and damaging downtime. Appropriate monitoring and hourly calculation will assist in helping your company decide how much to invest in Last Line of Defence solutions from BullWall.